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2010 BRFSS Survey Results: Wake County

Tobacco Use

Do you now smoke cigarettes everyday, some days, or not at all?*

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  Total
Respond.^
Everyday Some days Not at all
N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%) N % C.I.(95%)
North Carolina 5,663 1,475 32.4 30.2-34.7 554 12.3 10.7-14.1 3,634 55.3 53.0-57.5
-Wake County 268 63 35.7 26.2-46.4 16 8.6 4.2-16.9 189 55.7 45.7-65.2
GENDER
Male 124 31 43.6 30.2-58.1 5 8.2 2.7-22.3 88 48.2 35.1-61.5
Female 144 32 22.1 14.8-31.7 11 9.3 4.5-18.4 101 68.6 58.1-77.5
RACE
White 209 39 20.7 14.1-29.4 12 11.9 5.5-23.8 158 67.3 56.9-76.3
Other 54 23 61.8 42.1-78.2 3 2.2 0.5- 9.2 28 36.0 20.2-55.6
AGE
18-44 69 26 45.4 30.6-61.1 5 10.9 3.9-26.6 38 43.7 29.9-58.6
45+ 196 37 24.5 14.8-37.8 10 5.5 2.7-11.2 149 69.9 57.5-80.0
EDUCATION
H.S. or Less 88 20 40.8 24.2-59.9 8 11.5 3.9-29.6 60 47.6 31.4-64.4
Some College + 179 43 31.9 22.3-43.4 8 6.4 2.7-14.7 128 61.6 50.5-71.7
HOUSEHOLD INCOME
Less than $50,000 115 36 43.2 27.7-60.1 5 3.8 1.0-12.9 74 53.1 37.0-68.6
$50,000+ 119 22 28.8 17.9-43.0 8 13.1 5.4-28.5 89 58.1 44.6-70.6

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*This question was asked only of respondents who reported ever smoking at least 100 or more cigarettes.

^Use caution in interpreting cell sizes less than 50, % = Percentage, C.I.(95%) = Confidence Interval (at 95 percent probability level).
Percentages are weighted to population characteristics and therefore cannot be calculated exactly from the numbers in this table.

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